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  • The NFL's Biggest Unanswered Questions Entering 2022 Offseason OTAs

    Bleacher Report "With the NFL draft in the rearview and the vast majority of top free agents under contract, we're entering a bit of a dead period in the offseason. Training camps are still over a month away, and the preseason won't kick off until August. However, while the NFL news..." May 22

  • NFL owners are “counting votes” toward a possible ouster of Daniel Snyder

    Pro Football Talk "There’s plenty of smoke surrounding Washington Commanders owner Daniel Snyder. Even in the absence of the confirmed existence of an actual fire, the smoke is getting the attention of his partners. As reported by Jarrett Bell of USA Today, one NFL owner said that the group..." May 22

  • The Best Remaining 2022 NFL Free Agents Available

    Bleacher Report "May is not typically a good time to be adding talent through the free-agent pool, but this year's group of post-draft free agents is not typical. There are multiple former Pro Bowl and All-Pro talents who have yet to find homes for the 2022 season. While most are over 30 or about..." May 21

  • Jimmy Garoppolo trade expected in July by NFL insider

    Sportsnaut "Much like Baker Mayfield, San Francisco 49ers quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo is still waiting for a trade to materialize that lands him with a new team. At least for Garoppolo, there seems to be a timeline for when he’ll get his wish. As quarterback Trey..." May 21

  • The Best-Kept Secret on Every NFL Roster Heading into 2022 Season

    Bleacher Report "Beyond the NFL's stars, many often overlook the No. 3 wide receiver, the rotational edge-rusher or the one-year starter in the secondary, but those reserves and budding playmakers may have a lot more to offer. These are the league's best-kept secrets, and for our..." May 21

  • Ranking the NFL's Top Dark Horses to Lead Major Offensive Categories in 2022

    Bleacher Report "The 2022 NFL season will be here before you know it, making this the perfect time to predict and project players with a chance to lead the league in notable categories. This article will focus on offensive statistics, highlighting some under-the-radar players with a chance..." May 21

  • Bud Grant urges NFL to change rules to reduce kneeldowns, fair catches, touchbacks

    Pro Football Talk "Hall of Fame former Vikings coach Bud Grant is, at 95, almost as old as the NFL itself. But he’s not done offering suggestions for how the league can improve quality of play. Grant told the Minneapolis Star-Tribune that he wants to take out the boring parts of every..." May 21

  • NFL salary cap projected to jump ‘$18 to $20 million every year’ by teams

    Sportsnaut "The NFL salary cap in 2022 is $208.2 million per team, a massive leap after the COVID-19 pandemic shrunk the cap in 2021 to $182.5 million. As the salaries of the highest paid NFL players skyrocket, it’s easier to understand why based on the league’s..." May 21

  • Ten Dream Candidates for an NFL Broadcast Booth

    SI "Tom Brady’s 10-year, $375 million deal with Fox could be one of the best investments in television history. Or it could be one of the worst. Regardless, it solidified the going rate for a transcendent football star to sit in the booth and, possibly, offer somewhat guarded..." May 21

  • Handful of teams ‘monitoring’ Lamar Jackson contract situation, eyeing potential trade

    Sportsnaut "At a time when salaries for the highest paid NFL players are skyrocketing, Baltimore Ravens quarterback Lamar Jackson is taking a unique approach to contract negotiations. Despite the organization’s interest in signing Jackson to a long-term contract, the NFL star..." May 20

  • Predicting likely outcomes for contract situations of Kyler Murray, Aaron Donald, more

    CBS Sports "The lingering offseason drama in the NFL has surrounded quarterbacks, almost exclusively. Who knows where Baker Mayfield will land, and when he will land there, and how much of his salary the Browns will eat to facilitate the move. If Jimmy Garoppolo can..." May 20

  • Every NFL Team's Most Exciting 2022 Undrafted Free-Agent Addition

    Bleacher Report "Last week, we identified the undrafted free agent most likely to make the roster of each NFL team. Those selections were based on a combination of situation, money and talent. Here, we're taking a different approach. We're focused on each team's most..." May 20

  • Ranking 2022 NFL defenses: Rams, Bills, Saints most likely units to crack the top 10

    CBS Sports "Offense is kind in the modern NFL, but that doesn't mean defense is altogether irrelevant. Because while offense has a greater effect on overall team performance -- and is more consistent year over year -- than defense, you still need to put up some resistance in order to actually win..." May 20

  • 4 ideal Jadeveon Clowney landing spots in NFL free agency

    Sportsnaut "Three-time Pro Bowl edge rusher Jadeveon Clowney remains one of the top NFL free agents on the market heading into the summer. It was noted earlier this spring that Clowney was likely to re-sign with he Cleveland Browns after he teamed up with Myles Garrett to tally nine..." May 20

  • Evaluating 5th-year options for all 32 NFL teams: The good, bad and what’s trending

    The Athletic "As the excitement was building to the 2022 NFL Draft, teams quietly made decisions that, in some cases, warned against expecting too much from the players about to enter the league from the college ranks. May 2 marked the deadline for teams to exercise fifth-year contract..." May 20

  • Packer-turned-Charger Corey Linsley compares Justin Herbert to Aaron Rodgers

    Pro Football Talk "Chargers center Corey Linsley played in Green Bay for seven seasons before signing with the Chargers last year, and he says he sees a lot of similarities between the quarterbacks he’s snapped to, Aaron Rodgers and Justin Herbert. “Aaron has the..." May 20

  • 7 NFL Players Who Could Shed the 'Bust' Label in 2022

    Bleacher Report "The NFL draft is a thrilling event filled with optimism for teams, players and fans alike. Some future stars were an obvious Round 1 pick, whereas others emerged after being selected on Day 2 or Day 3. However, as years go by, some players earn the unfortunate "bust" label..." May 19

  • Eric Bieniemy, Byron Leftwich among more than 60 nominees for NFL's Coach and Front Office Accelerator program

    ESPN "Kansas City Chiefs offensive coordinator Eric Bieniemy and Tampa Bay Buccaneers offensive coordinator Byron Leftwich are among more than 60 diverse head coach and general manager candidates slated to attend the inaugural Coach and Front Office Accelerator program next week at the..." May 19

  • Biggest questions facing new NFL defensive play callers in 2022

    The Athletic "With a new era in the NFL come new thought leaders and coaching pipelines. After a slew of regime changes this offseason, over a third of the NFL has a new coach leading defensive meetings, and players attending OTAs are getting familiar with new terminology, techniques and..." May 19

  • Greg Olsen will call Super Bowl LVII with Kevin Burkhardt

    Pro Football Talk "The news that Tom Brady will be joining Fox Sports as a game analyst after he finishes playing raised questions about how much longer Brady plans to play and it also raised a question about whether he’d get a jump start on his broadcasting career this season. A Fox..." May 19

  • Why the 2022 NFL rookie class has high expectations: Recent drafts tell the tale

    The Athletic "Travon Walker, Aidan Hutchinson, Derek Stingley Jr. and the other 259 picks in the 2022 NFL Draft will want to thank — or curse — the previous four draft classes, which have raised the bar for Year 1 expectations. The 2018-2021 draft classes are..." May 19

  • Tom Clements: Aaron Rodgers doesn’t need reps at this time of year

    Pro Football Talk "Aaron Rodgers played a significant role in the Packers bringing back Tom Clements as the team’s quarterbacks coach. But Clements is not pressed that Rodgers isn’t attending the voluntary offseason program this year. Rodgers hasn’t been around in the spring for a..." May 19

  • T.Y. Hilton, Colts still in talks, but other options in play for the veteran WR

    The Athletic "T.Y. Hilton didn’t know what to think when he lost feeling on his left side. And he began to wonder whether his football career was over when he subsequently emerged from neck surgery with intense pain. But Hilton overcame those setbacks, physically and mentally, ultimately..." May 19

  • Eli Manning takes swipe at NFL team owner

    Larry Brown Sports "Eli Manning got the best of the New England Patriots in the two biggest games of his career, and he rarely turns down an opportunity to boast about it. Patriots owner Robert Kraft was honored on Wednesday night with Sports Business Journal’s 2022 Lifetime Achievement Award...." May 19

  • Cousin of Raiders’ Davante Adams Killed In Shooting That Was Caught On Tape By Kids At Playground

    Total Pro Sports "Davante Adams’ cousin, Ralph Fields, Jr., was identified as the victim fatally shot on Tuesday night in East Palo Alto, California. “On Tuesday at 6:02 p.m., officers with the East Palo Alto Police Department responded to a ShotSpotter activation at Jack Farrell Park in..." May 19

  • Aaron Rodgers Was a No-Show at His Brother’s Wedding

    Side Action "Green Bay Packers QB Aaron Rodgers has a history of family issues. Last time we checked in with the Rodgers clan, Aaron was still estranged from his entire family. Apparently it all began when Aaron was dating Olivia Munn, and since then there’s been zero reports of a..." May 19

  • 1 Move Each NFL Super Bowl Contender Can Make to Push Them over the Top

    Bleacher Report "The conclusion of the 2022 draft closed another chapter of the NFL offseason. After the initial free-agency frenzy slowed down, veterans opted to see how the draft played out before signing their own deals. This time frame we're in now is the final wave of free agency before..." May 18

  • NFL Insider Reveals Three Teams Interested In Ndamukong Suh

    Sports Keeda "Ndamukong Suh has withstood the free agency blitz and is still available. While this might give some players an indication that there may be a long wait ahead, one NFL insider has said that three teams are interested in the aging defensive lineman. According to a league source..." May 18

  • Which NFL stars will get paid soon?

    ESPN "It has never been a better time to be a top-tier player in the NFL. The money coming in hot and fast each month is finally starting to resemble the NBA max-contract model. The past three months have produced two new QB cash kings in Green Bay's Aaron Rodgers ($50 million..." May 18

  • Re-Drafting the 2017 NFL Draft

    Bleacher Report "There is no more impactful exercise in the NFL than the draft. Or speculative one. Teams spend hundreds of hours scouting players. Fly in many for private workouts. But draft picks are educated guesses. Every year, Day 3 picks or undrafted free agents become impact players,..." May 18

  • Minnesota Vikings assistant HC Mike Pettine organizes coaching diversity summit for entry-level candidates

    ESPN "Mike Pettine has long understood the problem: a lack of diversity among NFL coaches. This spring, he was inspired to do something about it. Pettine, in his first season as the Minnesota Vikings' assistant head coach, organized a three-day coaching diversity summit this week..." May 18

  • Giants sign Jalyn Holmes, Henry Black

    Pro Football Talk "The Giants were busy adding veterans to their defense on Wednesday. They officially announced the signings of cornerbacks Maurice Canady and Khalil Dorsey while adding word that they’ve also signed defensive lineman Jalyn Holmes and safety Henry Black. " May 18

  • Bills, NFL Contributing $400K To Local Relief Efforts In Buffalo

    TMZ "The Buffalo Bills and NFL are teaming up to contribute $400,000 to local relief efforts in Buffalo ... after a mass shooting on Saturday left 10 people dead and several others injured. "On behalf of the Buffalo Together Community Response Fund, we are most grateful for the..." May 18

  • Matthew Stafford’s wife Kelly duped by fake Aaron Rodgers quote

    Larry Brown Sports "Matthew Stafford’s wife Kelly has been active on social media for long enough to know that you should never take anything you read at face value. Unfortunately, she let her guard down this week when she happened upon a supposed quote from Aaron Rodgers. A parody Twitter account..." May 18

  • Russell Wilson could become fifth QB in NFL history to beat all 32 teams if he can win these two games in 2022

    CBS Sports "Russell Wilson is going to have a chance to join a very exclusive club this year: The Broncos QB could become just the fifth quarterback in NFL history to beat all 32 teams. Over the course of his career, Wilson has beaten 30 of the NFL's 32 teams and thanks to the March..." May 18

  • Ranking NFL's second-year QBs based on how likely it is they'll take a leap in 2022

    CBS Sports "In the modern-day NFL, it's often in Year 2 when an eventual star quarterback comes into his own, finds his groove, and parlays previous flashes into consistent high-level play.  There was Carson Wentz in 2017, Patrick Mahomes in 2018, and Lamar..." May 17

  • NFL’s quarterback movement shows no sign of slowing down in the future

    The Athletic "The teams of the NFC South began the 2019 season with a quarterback lineup featuring four household names. With Drew Brees, Matt Ryan, Cam Newton and Jameis Winston under center for their teams,..." May 17

  • Predicting NFL's 2022 Surprise Impact Rookies

    Bleacher Report "The 2022 NFL draft class has yet to play a single snap, but we already know the players who are expected to be stars. High draft picks like Travon Walker, Aidan Hutchinson and Kayvon Thibodeaux are expected to stand out after stellar college careers. Hitting on..." May 17

  • Jaire Alexander's contract signals Packers ready to win with defense now and after Aaron Rodgers

    ESPN " Shortly after the news broke that All-Pro cornerback Jaire Alexander had agreed to a record contract extension with the Green Bay Packers on Monday, one of his teammates posed a rhetorical question on Twitter. “What wins championships,”..." May 17

  • Top NFL free agents of 2023

    Sportsnaut "The list of 2023 NFL free agents is incredibly full right now. That includes former NFL MVP Lamar Jackson and one of the best wide receivers in the game, Deebo Samuel of the San Francisco 49ers. Obviously, this list will dwindle as top-end players sign contract extensions...." May 16

  • Packers, Jaire Alexander Agree to Contract Reportedly Worth $84M with Historic Bonus

    Bleacher Report "The Green Bay Packers and cornerback Jaire Alexander are finalizing a four-year contract extension worth $84 million that also includes a record signing bonus for defensive backs, per ESPN's Adam Schefter. Alexander was previously set to make $13.3 million in 2022 in what..." May 16

  • Each NFL Division's Biggest 2022 Offseason Winner

    Bleacher Report "The events of the 2022 offseason are bound to create seismic shifts in the NFL landscape for years to come. It's hard to remember an offseason that featured so much player movement. Between trades and free agency, we've seen elite talent at important positions change..." May 16

  • Predicting Every NFL Team's Breakout Player for 2022

    Bleacher Report "One of the hardest things to account for in any given NFL season is the progression or regression of a player. Development is rarely linear, so it's not as if the previous season ends and everyone is suddenly better on day one of the next season. This is especially true of younger..." May 16

  • Ranking NFL teams headed for roughest ride in 2022

    CBS Sports "It's May in the NFL. The month of OTAs and hope springing eternal. Except where it really doesn't. Because we all know this is a league of haves and have nots. And it seems more extreme than ever as best I can tell, after an offseason of team after team making power..." May 16

  • Every NFL Team's Biggest Remaining 2022 Offseason Need

    Bleacher Report "The 2022 NFL draft has come and gone, but free agency rolls on. Just this week, we saw former Pro Bowl wide receiver Jarvis Landry find a new home with the New Orleans Saints, and big-name players such as edge-rusher Jadeveon Clowney and wide receiver Odell Beckham..." May 15

  • Identifying the 3 best Julio Jones free agent landing spots

    Sportsnaut "Julio Jones remains a free agent two months after being released by the Tennessee Titans. As training camp approaches, interest should pick up in the star wide receiver with Super Bowl contenders looking for another big weapon to help their quarterback. It shouldn’t be long..." May 15

  • 1 Veteran Free Agent Who Could Help Each Super Bowl Contender

    Bleacher Report "The 2022 NFL offseason has seen an arms race unlike any other, as teams have been more aggressive than usual in beefing up. We've seen trades for Russell Wilson, Matt Ryan, Carson Wentz and Deshaun Watson, and that's just the major quarterback..." May 15

  • Panthers Looking To Add Pass Rusher

    Pro Football Rumors "Carolina lost Haason Reddick early in free agency and did not enter the draft holding a Day 2 pick. While the Panthers acquired a third-rounder, they used it to take Matt Corral. After addressing their top needs with their first two selections, the Panthers did not use one of..." May 14

  • Odell Beckham Jr. Is NFL's Biggest Wild-Card Free Agent Still on the Market

    Bleacher Report "As spring turns into summer and NFL training camps draw nearer, free agency has wound down. Most of the players who will make a sizable impact this season already know where they will play in 2022. However, there are a few big names who are still on the open market. Some are..." May 14

  • The most unusual quirks in 2022/23 NFL schedule

    CBS Sports "There are always some crazy quirks when it comes to the NFL schedule and this year is no different. The one weird thing about quirks is that not all of them are created equally. Some teams will be happy about the quirks on their schedule while plenty of other teams won't be so thrilled with..." May 14